Wedding Dresses


Celebrity Wedding Details: A Totally Feminine, Romantic Wedding For Carrie Underwood!

by Azure

People magazine hit newsstands today, and it's all about Carrie Underwood's Dream Wedding! Underwood had to have felt like royalty when she walked down the aisle, because her gift from her groom was fit for a queen. Mike Fisher surprised his blushing bride with a 40+ carat diamond tiara! The wedding color palette was soft and romantic, with different shades of pink, ivory, and crystals galore (over 5,000 crystals to be exact). Underwood looked like a princess in her full A-line...

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Bride Chic: Vintage-Inspired Occasion Wear For The Flower Girl And Ring Bearer

by Azure

About Bride Chic There's something about some of the Etsy shops that set their little niche apart from the mainstream of fashion. Take kid couture for example. Beane and Company specializes in vintage-inspired occasion wear for kids with an attention to detail you just won't find in production wear. Each one of these pieces are final product of what comes off the artist's cutting table rather than assembly line. According to Beane, "Everything is handmade with care from quality...

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Carrie Underwood Is A Married Woman: Celebrity Wedding Details!

by Azure

The much anticipated wedding between country crooner Carrie Underwood and Canadian hockey player Mike Fisher went down this weekend. Underwood is officially off the market! The Dress: Underwood donned a custom Chantilly lacewedding dress by Monique Lhuillier, and her bridesmaids wore Monique, too. The Ceremony: The guest list was extensive, with about 250 wedding guests in attendance. And the wedding ceremony was sweet, with classical music and Bible readings hand-picked by the...

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Bride Chic: The Truth About Bridal Trunk Shows

by Azure

About Bride Chic Trunk shows as I've always said are a great way to see a collection. Suppose you’re in love with one particular wedding dress designer’s collection? Unfortunately, due to space and overhead issues, many bridal salons can only stock one or two samples from the collection— not the entire line. Still, you want to actually get a real live look at those 20 other wedding dresses you saw online. In that case, keep a lookout for your favorite designer’s trunk show....

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Bride Chic: Stalking The Bridal Look Books- Elizabeth St. John Couture

by Azure

About Bride Chic While Green is proliferating everywhere on the bridal scene, where can you find eco-friendly and chic all in one wedding dress? Typically green dresses have that tattered Issey Miyaki look which is fine but not for everyone. Enter Elizabeth St. John. Her bridal collection pieces premiered this season and have editors and retailers drooling. She's one of a few designers knowing how to fashion sustainable fabrics into haute couture masterpieces with detailed touches...

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Fabulous Fall 2010 Wedding Dress Collection: Essense of Australia

by Azure

We've just added the latest bridal collection from Essense of Australia to our wedding dress gallery, and it is fab! Overall, this collection is chic and romantic, but the details are to-die-for! Check out the dress below (style D1073)... I adore the floral appliqué on the skirt, and how its sprinkled sparingly starting at the knee, and then becomes more heavily-appliqued as you work your way down. And how stunning is the next dress, style D1108!? The ivory lace over dolce...

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Recycled Bride: Top 4 Eco-Chic Summer Bridesmaids Dresses For Less

by Azure

About Recycled Bride Etsy finds for green bridesmaids that won't break the bank! Your summer wedding should be easy, breezy, beautiful and green. And it's easy to outfit your bridesmaids in sustainable dresses that are adorable and affordable without harming the environment. Etsy is one of the best places to find these styles, and here are 4 of my favorite Etsy shops for the hottest bridesmaids styles of summer: 1.Gina Michele Vintage makes eco-friendly bamboo jersey dresses in...

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Bride Chic: Bridal Fashion And Style Inspiration From Etsy

by Azure

About Bride Chic What if we just spent Friday kicking back, exploring and getting inspired? Usually when I want to do just that I check in with Etsy. There I find so much talent and creativity I can't believe it. If you're on the lookout for an extraordinary wedding dress, accessories or head chic, this is the place to go. Below is a visual of some of the best of the best from Etsy... How many Etsy fanatics are reading this right now? Do you have a favorite Etsy vendor that...

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Glamourous Wedding Dresses From Martina Liana!

by Azure

We just added the latest and greatest from designer Martina Liana to our wedding dresses gallery! Her dresses always exude over-the-top glamour and refined sophistication, and they get me every time! One thing that sets Martina Liana wedding dresses apart from the crowd is the luxe fabrics used- think Parisian silk chiffons, supple Italian metallics, and deluxe dupionis. And just like you wouldn’t pair an equisite Hervé Léger frock with inexpensive Forever 21 jewelry, Martina’s...

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Win Free Tickets to the Brides Against Breast Cancer Sale in Your Area

by Azure

Do you love beautiful wedding dresses? Good prices and a good cause? What if we combined the three? We have tickets for VIP nights and power hours for upcoming June, July and August Brides Against Breast Cancer sales (tickets can normally cost up to $40 per bride). These tickets get you first crack at the heavily discounted, amazing wedding gowns. Many of the dresses are new and have been donated by stores or designers! Registered OneWed users can win these tickets by doing either...

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Hot Off The Bridal Runway: New Wedding Dresses From Davids Bridal

by Azure

David’s Bridal just unveiled the latest additions to their fab bridal collections. There are some serious stunners in the Galina, Galina Signature, and Oleg Cassini lines, and I couldn’t wait to share my favorites with you! Of course, it’s fun pouring over $15,000 Monique Lhuillier and Vera Wang wedding dress designs, but let’s be serious… these gowns are not accessible to the average bride. David’s Bridal gets this, and creates fashion-forward wedding dresses that...

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Bride Chic: Say I Do To J. Crew (And A Few Other Fashion Chains)

by Azure

About Bride Chic I never met anyone who didn't just swoon over J. Crew. Especially after they launched their first bridal collection back in 2004. Since then I'd say they're doing pretty well. So well, they've opened a two story, Madison Avenue bridal salon. The toney loft offers everything from wedding dresses, bridesmaid dresses and cocktail chic for all the guests. Jewelry designed by Lulu, Dana Lorenz and Miriam Haskel can be found as well as headpieces and veils. However,...

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Be Fabulous Head to Toe, Front to Back: Stunning Low-Back Wedding Dresses

by Azure

We're bringin' sexy back! Bridal fashion eye candy in front and in back? Yes please! Your dream wedding dress shouldn't just make you swoon when you look at the beautiful sweetheart, crumb catcher, or off-the-shoulder neckline. The best wedding dress designers pay just as much attention to the back as they do to the front. Whether it's an open back that scoops down super low, or the use of illusion fabric with intricate beading, brides-to-be deserve to bring their sexy back (in...

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Your Dream Wedding Dress: How to Protect It and Save It

by Azure

Special to OneWed from Madame Paulette You might not have thought much about what you want to do with your wedding dress after the big day, but if you want to preserve your wedding dress, either to be used by your daughter, to be sold, or just to have you'll need to protect it. Madame Paulette is the leader in dress restoration, but they offer you these top three tips so that you won't need their services • The most important thing to remember with storing a gown is that it has to...

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Bride Chic: Stalking The Look Books- Jasper Conran

by Azure

About Bride Chic 'Clothes only have a life when you put them on - they must mould to the life of the wearer' - Jasper Conran Some of the prettiest wedding dresses I've seen this season come from London designer, Jasper Conran's Spring/Summer 2010 bridal collection. Whether it's a slim silhouette or A-line, all carry an earth angel kind of mood in mostly light and airy fabrics. Many of these dresses are so clean-lined, they'd be perfect candidates for customizing with your own...

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Win Free Tickets to the Brides Against Breast Cancer Sale in Your Area

by Azure

Love a good cause? Love a good sale? Love winning something for free? How about if we combine the three? We have tickets for VIP nights for upcoming June Brides Against Breast Cancer sales (tickets can normally cost up to $40 per bride). These tickets get you first crack at the amazing wedding gowns. Registered OneWed users can win these tickets by doing either of the following things: 1) Leave a message on the BABC Facebook Page saying: I want OneWed to send me to the BABC event...

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Jeweled Necklines, Flawless Fit, And To-Die-For Details: Priscilla of Boston Wedding Dresses

by Azure

We all know that Priscilla of Boston creates stunning wedding dresses! And because each individual line (Priscilla of Boston, Melissa Sweet, Jewel, and Vineyard Collection) exudes a unique style aesthetic, there is a dream wedding dress for every type of bride-to-be! I’m all about sophisticated glamour and intricate, unexpected details, and the latest dresses from Priscilla of Boston definitely fit the bill. I’ve chosen a few of my favorite styles from the Priscilla of Boston,...

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Bride Chic: Ballet-Inspired Bridal Fashion

by Azure

About Bride Chic How much does ballet influence bridal fashion? Quite a bit. Traditional ballet costume evolved in the era of Johann Strass, a young Queen Victoria, and Giselle, an 1840s ballet choreographed by Aldophe Adam. Think of the classic corps de ballet in long white tulle dresses and floral wreaths and you have, the ballet look. Also reflecting the silhouette of the ballet costume as we know it, Queen Victoria clinched the look when she married Prince Albert wearing yards of...

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Wedding Dresses To Die For: The Latest Styles From Blush By JLM!

by Azure

Still on the hunt for your dream wedding dress? Then check out the newest collection from Blush by JLM! Blush is a simplified, more affordable line from JLM Couture, done so well that none of the WOW factor is lost with the lower price tag. Each dress is soft, romantic, and sophisticated, with a special something that sets it apart; understated glamour at its best! Whether it's a touch of lace at the décolletage, a rich charcoal, peridot, or espresso ribbon sash, a feminine floral...

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Bride Chic: Mermaid Silhouette Wedding Dresses

by Azure

About Bride Chic The Mermaid silhouette comes in many forms. Thanks to a few designers like Elie Saab and Vera Wang the mermaid is enjoying a real comeback. From skirts that flare gently around the knees to larger versions with pouf, they're all back to stay this time. Like the legendary creature herself, the mermaid is half and half: half sheath, half ball gown. Fitted long and snug to the knees then POW! Either a full flared skirt or tiers of ruffles complete the look, sometimes...

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Bachelorette Party Fashion Inspired By Sex And The City 2?  Yes Please!

by Azure

The jury is still out on whether Sex And The City 2 is a solid flick or not. But one thing we know for sure- it’ll be chock full of titillating eye candy for all the fashionistas out there! Whether you consider yourself a Carrie, Miranda, Samantha, or Charlotte, wouldn’t a Sex And The City-themed bachelorette party be a blast!? I’ve chosen two of my favorite looks from SATC2 that would be perfect for your last night out on the town as a single girl! Both Samantha’s look...

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Bubbly Bride: Put Yourself in Your Bridesmaid Dress

by Azure

About Bubbly Bride We have all heard the saying "Put yourself in the others shoes." I am suggesting that you put on more than just shoes, and put yourself in your bridesmaid dress! Yes, I am suggesting as a bride that you spend the time to literally try on the bridesmaids' dresses before officially choosing 'the dress'. It is easy to flip through photos and look at dresses on models to pick a dress color/style that you want for your wedding. But you will be surprised, a dress...

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Ann Frances Couture Wedding Dresses: Luxe, Refined, And Fabulously Feminine

by Azure

I’m thrilled to announce the latest addition to our designer wedding dress gallery- the fabulous Ann Frances! Ann Frances wedding dresses are to-die-for, perfect for discerning brides-to-be. If you are seeking pure luxury in the wedding dress you ultimately choose, take a minute to drool over Ann Frances’ Fall 2010 collection. This bridal line is long on luxe fabrics (think silk duchesse satin, silk organza, imported lace), beautiful embellishments of crystals and pearls, and...

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Bride Chic: Cotton Goes Bridal!

by Azure

About Bride Chic Since cotton is the ultimate in laid-back casual, we rarely think of it in terms of bridal wear. Think again. Especially about organdy and swiss cotton. These are some of the finest fabrics in the world and not just for kids' dresses anymore. First-rate cottons like these have always been a stylish option for summer brides and garden weddings. One of the most beautiful wedding dresses I ever designed was a dotted swiss ball gown with an asymmetrical neckline. Savvy...

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